Erigeron karvinskianus (ASTERACEAE) Mexican Daisy

Weeds to Whack

Sprawling perennial herb usually forming dense clumps in rocky areas and disturbed locations in moderately wet areas. A common garden plant. Native to the neotropics, Mexico to Venezuela, Chile and the Antilles. Leaves linear to elliptic, entire to dentate or shallowly lobed, the lower leaves often oblanceolate and 3-lobed.
Photo: Sheldon Navie